Course Grade LevelsCourseCompanyResource LinkNotes
7,8,9A Chemist's #1 ToolChem Matters Onlinehttps://www.acs.org/Chemistrry Articles & Activities https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/resources/highschool/chemmatters/articles-by-topic.html?fbclid=IwAR3vjyfhoEHcmnnX3uv2Nc7j0gmypygj0DFFiqj6v2CIeVmbvtgRBHjVE2YSeries of articles diving deeper into current matters in chemistry
7,8,9A Chemist's #1 ToolKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Chemistry Lessons and Activities https://www.khanacademy.org/scienceChemistry, AP Chemistry, Organic Chemistry
7,8,9A Chemist's #1 ToolMIT+K12 - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Choose your own adventurehttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/mit-k12How do simple things like yeast, soap, and hydrogen peroxide come together to create a foam-splosion reaction? Tweak the ingredients to find out in this choose-your-own-adventure video series!
3,4Adventures in ArtThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Arthttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/art300+ Art videos...from Georgia O'Keeffe to how paintbrushes are made.
3,4Adventures in ArtThe J. Paul Getty Museum - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Art Conservation https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/getty-museumGo behind-the-scenes and learn about art conservation.
3,4Adventures in ArtThe Metropolitan Museum of Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Metropolitian Museum of Art - 82nd & 5thhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/metropolitan-museum#Metkids: Made for, with and by kids
3,4Adventures in ArtThe Museum of Modern Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Museum of Modern Arthttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/momaArtists have used printmaking to create some of their most profound and compelling works of art, yet the basic printmaking techniques remain a mystery to most people. These videos demonstrate three key printmaking processes—relief, intaglio, and lithography. They include prints from the Museum's collection to demonstrate the range of expressive effects associated with each technique.
3,4Adventures in ArtMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How We See Colorhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/how-we-see-color/Ted Connections: There are three types of color receptors in your eye: red, green and blue. But how do we see the kaleidoscope of other colors that make up our world? Colm Kelleher explains how humans can see everything from auburn to aquamarine.
3,4Adventures in ArtMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Inside Out Fun! https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/activity-plans/inside-out-fun/The simplest things can often be the most entertaining, and using things for uncommon uses other lends excitement to the activity.
3,4Adventures in ArtMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Introduction to Color https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/introduction-to-color/Color and color theory form the foundation of art as well as design. Gifted children are often tuned in to the aesthetic nature of things at an early age and can appreciate the nuances of color, as well as the way colors are blended, tinted and shaded
3,4Adventures in ArtWhite Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
3,4Adventures in ArtGoogle Arts and Culture https://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
5,6Architectural DesignGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
5,6Architectural DesignDisney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
5,6Architectural DesignKhan Academy - San Francisco 49ershttps://www.khanacademy.org/San Francisco 49ers STEAM education https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/49ers-steamThe 49ers are among the first professional sports organizations to design, create, and provide STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) education opportunities, both in schools and at their home in Levi’s® Stadium. This content covers innovation, collaboration, and creative problem-solving.
5,6Architectural DesignThe Works Museumtheworks.orgAmusement Park Ride Designhttps://71902.blackbaudhosting.com/71902/AMUSEMENT-PARK-DESIGN-29Jun2020Design and build your own twirling motorized amusement park ride with a push button switch. Then engineer your own mini trampolines, balancing acts, and fun house mirror. Begins June 29
3,4,5Are You a Mythbuster?Google Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
3,4,5Are You a Mythbuster?Wonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/Explore the World Wondershttps://www.wonderopolis.org/wonders/list
3,4,5Are You a Mythbuster?Wonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/Camp Wonderopolishttps://camp.wonderopolis.org/Camp Wonderopolis® is the free online summer-learning destination that's full of fun, interactive STEM and literacy-building topics boosted by Maker experiments!
3,4,5Are You a Mythbuster?Care.com ResourcesCare.com14 Mythbuster Activitieshttps://www.care.com/c/stories/3867/science-experiments-at-home-14-mythbuster-ac/14 Mybuster Activities you can do with your kids
2,3Art CycleGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
2,3Art CycleThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Arthttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/art300+ Art videos...from Georgia O'Keeffe to how paintbrushes are made.
2,3Art CycleKhan Academy - Asian Art Museumhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Art Conservation https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/asian-art-museum/aam-art-conservationArt conservators protect and preserve artwork for future generations to enjoy. Go behind-the-scenes at the Asian Art Museum and learn more about their work.
2,3Art CycleThe J. Paul Getty Museum - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Art Conservation https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/getty-museumGo behind-the-scenes and learn about art conservation.
2,3Art CycleThe Metropolitan Museum of Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Metropolitian Museum of Art - 82nd & 5thhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/metropolitan-museum#Metkids: Made for, with and by kids
2,3Art CycleThe Museum of Modern Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Museum of Modern Arthttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/momaArtists have used printmaking to create some of their most profound and compelling works of art, yet the basic printmaking techniques remain a mystery to most people. These videos demonstrate three key printmaking processes—relief, intaglio, and lithography. They include prints from the Museum's collection to demonstrate the range of expressive effects associated with each technique.
2,3Art CycleMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How We See Colorhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/how-we-see-color/Ted Connections: There are three types of color receptors in your eye: red, green and blue. But how do we see the kaleidoscope of other colors that make up our world? Colm Kelleher explains how humans can see everything from auburn to aquamarine.
2,3Art CycleMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Inside Out Fun! https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/activity-plans/inside-out-fun/The simplest things can often be the most entertaining, and using things for uncommon uses other lends excitement to the activity.
2,3Art CycleMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Introduction to Color https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/introduction-to-color/Color and color theory form the foundation of art as well as design. Gifted children are often tuned in to the aesthetic nature of things at an early age and can appreciate the nuances of color, as well as the way colors are blended, tinted and shaded
2,3Art CycleThe Louvrelouvre.fr/enTour the Louvre in Paris, Francehttps://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne?fbclid=IwAR3g7pOPca1e-TTo6Z6PodffVuZ0lskCd_IjSVbnMmbbzbyy1K310SmCKH4Virtual tours of one of the world's most famous museums
2,3Art CycleWhite Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceNASA Mars Rover-Access Marshttps://accessmars.withgoogle.com/Take a 360 degree virtual tour of Mars as seen by NASA's "Curiosity" rover
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community: To The Moon To Stay
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceThe Bell Museumhttps://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/The Bell Museum - Astronomy https://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/astronomy/We are Minnesota’s official natural history museum and planetarium. Our new home on the University of Minnesota’s Twin Cities campus in St. Paul features a digital planetarium, high-tech exhibits, our famous wildlife dioramas, outdoor learning experiences and more.
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceBig History Project - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Welcome to Big Historyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/big-history-projectBig History is an exciting course that tells the 13.8 billion year history of the Universe from the Big Bang to the present. Before we really dive into the core concepts of Big History, it’s important to get an overview of what Big History is and what you can expect from the course. Ready to challenge your idea of what studying history is all about?
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceNOVA Labs - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/The Sun and Solar Stormshttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/novaThe Sun and Solar Storms
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Galaxies and Why They Matterhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/galaxies-and-why-they-matter/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
6,7,8Astronomy: Our World In SpaceNASA Jet Porpulsion Laboratoryjpl.nasa.govNASA Jet Propulsion Laboratoryhttps://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/teach/?fbclid=IwAR3g6jVqUnFruE7OFeeErE1ruYAdfBobOKHaeoeTyp9pXZ4rshxasm9oFqwExplore our universe of science, technology, engineering and math activities and resources.
4,5,6Castles, Kings & Other ThingsGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
4,5,6Castles, Kings & Other ThingsTimeRef.comTimeRef.comMedievil Castle VR Experiencehttps://www.timeref.com/vr_experiences.htmlTour a virtual medievil community, learn about the different styles of castle fortification. Use VR goggles for more realistic experience.
4,5,6Castles, Kings & Other ThingsBBCbbc.co.ukThe Plaguehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/middle_ages/black_01.shtmlLearn more about the plague; How it spread and the impact.
5,6Chemistry: Fun With MatterKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Chemistry Lessons and Activities https://www.khanacademy.org/scienceChemistry, AP Chemistry, Organic Chemistry
5,6Chemistry: Fun With MatterMIT+K12 - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Choose your own adventurehttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/mit-k12How do simple things like yeast, soap, and hydrogen peroxide come together to create a foam-splosion reaction? Tweak the ingredients to find out in this choose-your-own-adventure video series!
5,6Chemistry: Fun With MatterNational Geographic Kidskids.nationalgeographic.comNational Geographic Science Labhttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/science-lab/Science experiments, videos, articles and more!
5,6,7,8,9,10,11Clay StudioAmerican Museum of Ceramic Artamoca.orgCurated Virtual Clay Resourceshttp://www.amoca.org/virtualclay/Tour contemporary Chinese American ceramics exhibition, view instructional videos to make your own air-dry clay, view lessons on sculpting, and so much more!
5,6,7,8,9,10,11Clay StudioI Am An Artisthttp://www.iamanartist.ieClay Arthttp://www.iamanartist.ie/clay/Vocabulary, step-by-step videos and photos, and lesson plans for clay creations
5,6,7,8,9,10,11Clay StudioThe J. Paul Getty Museum - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Art Conservation https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/getty-museumGo behind-the-scenes and learn about art conservation.
3,4,5,6Clay The Architectural WayGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
3,4,5,6Clay The Architectural WayThe Works Museumtheworks.orgDesign a house workshophttps://71902.blackbaudhosting.com/71902/DESIGN-A-HOUSEMake your own model house. Furnish the house with furniture and accessories that you construct, then wire ceiling lighting or customize with features such as a fan. Begins June 15
3,4,5,6Clay The Architectural WayArchKIDecture.orgArchKIDecture.orgModular Polyhedra constructionhttp://archkidecture.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/MODULAR-POLYHEDRA_howto.pdfBuild your own polyhedron (many-faced solid figure) using 21 equilateral cardboard triangles. Make multiple and join them to create an even larger structure!
3,4,5,6Clay The Architectural WayScience BuddiesScienceBuddies.orgEarthquakes, Soil and Architecture https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/soil-and-earthquakesHave you ever thought about what type of ground buildings are constructed on? In this activity you will build a sweet building on a homemade shake table and find out how an earthquake impacts buildings constructed on landfill.
3,4,5Cool CavesCarlsbad Caverns of New Mexicohttps://artsandculture.google.com/project/national-park-serviceCarlsbad Cavernshttps://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/carlsbad-caverns/natural-entrance-tour20-30 minute virtual narrated tour of Carlsbad Caverns
3,4,5Cool CavesHawai'i Volcanoes National Parkhttps://artsandculture.google.com/project/national-park-serviceTour Hawai'ian Volcanos and Caveshttps://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/hawaii-volcanoes/nahuku-lava-tube-tourVirtual tours of active volcanoes, and how lava tubes (caves) are formed
3,4,5Cool CavesNational Park Servicenps.govJunior Cave Scientisthttps://www.nps.gov/subjects/caves/upload/Junior-Cave-Scientist-Booklet-07-15-2016.pdfPrintable "Junior Cave Scientist" actvitiy book filled with information, vocabulary, spelunking plans, and more.
3,4,5,6Design StudioGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
3,4,5,6Design StudioDisney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
3,4,5,6Design StudioKhan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
3,4,5,6Design StudioKhan Academy - San Francisco 49ershttps://www.khanacademy.org/Elements of art & design in football https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/49ers-steam/49ers-artImagine, just for a minute, the game of football without art and design. Would the game be as interesting without all the colors, the vivid imagery, and the creative design of game-day action? This section answers that question and more by sharing how elements of art and design are interconnected with all aspects of football and how it is celebrated at Levi’s® Stadium
2,3El MercadoDuoLingoduolingo.comLearn Spanishhttps://www.duolingo.com/enroll/es/en/Learn-Spanish
2,3El MercadoInstructablesinstructables.comTraditional Party Piñatahttps://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pi%C3%B1ata/There’s something really satisfying about smashing a colorful sculpture to pieces as heaps of candy scatter everywhere.
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMBiology Simulationsbiologysimulations.comBiology Simulatorhttps://www.biologysimulations.com/biodiversityThis simulation randomly produces an animal community within a forest. Each time the "Produce Community" button is clicked, a new set of animals populates the ecosystem.
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMMinnesota Zoohttp://mnzoo.org/MN Zoo Educationhttp://mnzoo.org/In these challenging times, let the Minnesota Zoo continue to help connect and inspire you through our shared love and awe of animals and nature. You’ve supported us; and we want to continue to support you!
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMBig Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/STEM/Projectshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/k-1st/stem-projects/If you’re looking for lessons and units specifically related to the objectives of STEM education, with a focus on preparing students for a future that is constantly evolving, the resources listed below may be a good place to start.
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community: To The Moon To Stay
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Animals https://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/animals1000+ Videos...from peregrine falcons to tigers.
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Digging Ants https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/digging-ants/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Kingdom Animalia: Classifying Animalshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/classifying-animals/This lesson is specifically designed to move quickly beyond the knowledge level to high-level thinking. This lesson can be taught to an entire classroom or given as a self-directed extension activity.
1,2Exploring Habitats through STEAMSan Diego Zoo https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/San Diego Zoo for Kids https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/?fbclid=IwAR0ikl_uESL2H1pegeaw1MsuaLifjPoV-qGgrRmr2xBwpb1NaP16MEHOnpESan Diego Zoo's site with kids specifically in mind
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsFACEing Math & FACEing Language Artsfaceingmath.comFACEing Language Arts http://www.faceingmath.com/Students complete problrems on the front side and draw the related features on the back side (Cost$).
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsEpic!getpic.comEpic Digital Library https://www.getepic.com/Epic Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsBig Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Reading/Literacy https://bigideas4littlescholars.com/k-1st/literacy-reading/The following resources have a major literacy component: literature, research, writing, poetry, or vocabulary development. Resources listed here have been used in K-1 gifted or advanced classes, but ability levels vary from one G/T program to another.
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsScholastichttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/Scholastic Learn at Homehttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlFree learn at home through June 30th
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsStorybirdhttps://storybird.com/Storybird https://storybird.com/Boost your writing and reading skills! 9 million writers in more than 100 countries use Storybird to tell their stories.
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Khan Academy Kidshttps://learn.khanacademy.org/khan-academy-kids/Joyful learning starts here! Inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery with our free, fun educational program for children ages two to seven.
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsMensa fo Kidshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/Kid's Excellence in Readinghttps://www.mensaforkids.org/achieve/excellence-in-reading/Acknowledging the value of the National Endowment for the Humanities’ appreciation of classic literature for young people, the Mensa Foundation is providing a year-round challenge to kids of all ages based on the NEH’s “Summertime Favorites” and “Nonfiction Favorites” reading lists, with some alterations.
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Writer's Toolboxhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/the-writer-s-toolbox/The Writer's Toolbox is a collection of resources for students and educators that will assist in the writing process. The toolbox consists of six components.
1First Grade Project: Language ArtsWhite Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceFACEing Math & FACEing Language Artsfaceingmath.comFACEing Math http://www.faceingmath.com/Students complete problrems on the front side and draw the related features on the back side (Cost$).
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceBig Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Math & Logichttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/k-1st/math-and-logic/Many teachers working with gifted and advanced students are required to focus on specific disciplines. The following resources focus on math concepts and skills, problem solving, logic and critical thinking. Resources listed here have been used in K-1 gifted or advanced classes, but ability levels vary from one G/T program to another
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Khan Academy Kidshttps://learn.khanacademy.org/khan-academy-kids/Joyful learning starts here! Inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery with our free, fun educational program for children ages two to seven.
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceMN Zoomnzoo.orgDistance Learning Activitieshttps://mnzoo.org/education/distance-learning/The Minnesota Zoo offers a variety of ways for the Zoo to travel to you, by van, over the web or Video conferencing.
1First Grade Project: Math/ScienceiPractice Mathipracticemath.comLearning Math & Algebrahttps://www.ipracticemath.com/learnFree online resources...consumer math, decimals, etc.
1First Grade Project: VarietyFACEing Math & FACEing Language Artsfaceingmath.comFACEing Math & Language Arts http://www.faceingmath.com/Students complete problrems on the front side and draw the related features on the back side (Cost$).
1First Grade Project: VarietyGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
1First Grade Project: VarietyBig Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Multidisciplinary https://bigideas4littlescholars.com/multidisciplinary-23/Many gifted resources are designed around unit themes or essential questions. A unit may incorporate any or all of the following: science, social studies, math, research, literature, and the arts. Resources listed here have been used in K-1 gifted or advanced classes, but ability levels vary from one G/T program to another.
1First Grade Project: VarietyBig Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Multidisciplinary https://bigideas4littlescholars.com/k-1st/By clicking on a discipline or area of study below, you will find a list of quality educational resources that will engage and challenge intellectually-advanced kindergarten or first-grade students.
1First Grade Project: VarietyScholastichttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/Scholastic Learn at Homehttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlFree learn at home through June 30th
1First Grade Project: VarietyKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Khan Academy Kidshttps://learn.khanacademy.org/khan-academy-kids/Joyful learning starts here! Inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery with our free, fun educational program for children ages two to seven.
2,3From Story To StageEpic!getpic.comEpic Digital Library https://www.getepic.com/Epic Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under
2,3From Story To StageScholastichttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/Scholastic Learn at Homehttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlFree learn at home through June 30th
2,3From Story To StageStorybirdhttps://storybird.com/Storybird https://storybird.com/Boost your writing and reading skills! 9 million writers in more than 100 countries use Storybird to tell their stories.
2,3From Story To StageDisney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
2,3From Story To StageKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/storytelling-pixar-in-a-boxPixar in a box: The Art of Storytelling
2,3From Story To StageMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Writing A Screenplayhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/writing-a-screenplay/Strong readers make the "movie" of a book in their minds. This lesson guides children through the fundamentals of format required to write an actual movie screenplay.
2,3From Story To StageMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Art of Storytellinghttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/the-art-of-storytelling/Storytelling is an ancient and valuable art that extends around the globe. In this unit, students develop their own storytelling talents, apply the techniques of storytelling, create storytelling guides, and perform a story for an audience. This unit can be taught to an entire classroom or given as a self-directed extension activity. Each lesson is quite short, and they can easily be combined.
2,3From Story To StageMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Writer's Toolboxhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/the-writer-s-toolbox/The Writer's Toolbox is a collection of resources for students and educators that will assist in the writing process. The toolbox consists of six components.
2,3From Story To StageLibrary of Congressread.govAuthor Webcasts http://www.read.gov/webcasts/You can see and hear your favorite authors discuss their work and how they have used the Library of Congress's extraordinary resources in their work. The best of the nation's authors, poets and illustrators are represented on Read.gov.
3,4,5Go West Young WomanInternet Archivearchive.orgThe Oregon Trail https://archive.org/details/msdos_Oregon_Trail_The_1990The Oregon Trail incorporates simulation elements and planning ahead, along with discovery and adventure, as well as mini-game-like activities
3,4,5Go West Young WomanMN Historical Societyeducation.mnhs.orgCooking Historical Recipeshttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1RynYrqY1viSI6i7sl7Q8t2ZBEljgpFFcONhvj-uxa5s/editStudents examine a historic recipe, cook it, taste it, and reflect on the experience.
3,4,5Go West Young WomanMN Historical Societyeducation.mnhs.orgFree eBook Access until June 30https://www.mnhs.org/nl/#/en/Listen to eBooks and videos related to MN History from the days of the Pioneers to today.
3,4,5Go West Young WomanLittle House on the Prairie http://littlehouseontheprairie.com/Laura Ingalls Activities http://littlehouseontheprairie.com/pioneer-era-games-laura-ingalls-may-have-played/Pioneer Era Games
3,4,5Go West Young WomanThe Aspen Institute - Kahn Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Women in Early AmericaThe Founding Mothers of the United States of America
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesEpic!getpic.comEpic Digital Library https://www.getepic.com/Epic Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesScholastichttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/Scholastic Learn at Homehttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlFree learn at home through June 30th
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesStorybirdhttps://storybird.com/Storybird https://storybird.com/Boost your writing and reading skills! 9 million writers in more than 100 countries use Storybird to tell their stories.
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesDisney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesPixar - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/storytelling-pixar-in-a-boxPixar in a box: The Art of Storytelling
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesMake Beliefs Comixmakebeliefscomix.comCreate your own comic striphttps://www.makebeliefscomix.com/Comix/Create your own comic strip free with online characters/tools and your imagination. Various tools within the site to help you create a paper/pencil comic strip/graphic novel too!
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesPixtonpixton.comPut yourself into a comic!https://app.pixton.com/#/Create your own avatar and put yourself into your very own comic!
4,5,6Graphic Novels: Telling StoriesLibrary of Congressread.govAuthor Webcasts http://www.read.gov/webcasts/You can see and hear your favorite authors discuss their work and how they have used the Library of Congress's extraordinary resources in their work. The best of the nation's authors, poets and illustrators are represented on Read.gov.
3,4I Survived…Through STEMMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community
3,4I Survived…Through STEMMIT+K12 - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Choose your own adventurehttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/mit-k12How do simple things like yeast, soap, and hydrogen peroxide come together to create a foam-splosion reaction? Tweak the ingredients to find out in this choose-your-own-adventure video series!
3,4I Survived…Through STEMBreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.com"All The Small Things" breakout challengehttps://platform.breakoutedu.com/game/play/all-the-small-things-127522-VBY4XOGV4JIf you were to discover a new element, then you could name it!
3,4I Survived…Through STEMBreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.com"Fossil Forensics" breakout challengehttps://platform.breakoutedu.com/game/play/fossil-forensics-127522-D29HJA4OCNCome along on a journey through time with Edith, Veronica, and Sam! It’s amazing how much they know, and by the end, you and I will be experts on geology too!
3,4I Survived…Through STEMBreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.com"Chemically Reactive Cookout" breakout challengehttps://platform.breakoutedu.com/game/play/nick-s-chemically-reactive-cookout-344039-AJNCR7VVNDI, Nick the Magician, am hosting a cookout for my friends. My wife and I always work hard to make sure it is a fun experience for our friends, but also for ourselves. Please help us out!
4,5I'm a Tech Ninja Master!BreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.comBreakout EDU Fun at Homehttps://www.breakoutedu.com/funathomeDigital Games. Content Area, Grade Level and Standards Provided
4,5I'm a Tech Ninja Master!Code.orgcode.orgLearn to Code https://studio.code.org/coursesLearn to Code Activities K-5, 6-12
4,5I'm a Tech Ninja Master!MIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community: MIT Edgerton Center, App Inventor & More
4,5I'm a Tech Ninja Master!Khan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
4,5I'm a Tech Ninja Master!Khan Academy - San Francisco 49ershttps://www.khanacademy.org/Technological advancements in football https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/49ers-steam/49ers-tech-advancements1Advances in technology have dramatically changed the way that football is played and watched. There are many technological inventions that have made managing, playing, observing, and covering the game more efficient, convenient, and faster.
2,3I'm a Tech Ninja!BreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.comBreakout EDU Fun at Homehttps://www.breakoutedu.com/funathomeDigital Games. Content Area, Grade Level and Standards Provided
2,3I'm a Tech Ninja!Code.orgcode.orgLearn to Code https://studio.code.org/coursesLearn to Code Activities K-5, 6-12
2,3I'm a Tech Ninja!MIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community: MIT Edgerton Center, App Inventor & More
2,3I'm a Tech Ninja!The Works Museumhttps://theworks.org/new/ Virtual Campshttps://theworks.org/virtual-camps/Offering virtual summer camps - 4-days, 3 hours/day for $95
2,3I'm a Tech Ninja!Khan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
5,6,7Incredible Machines, Devices & GizmosNASA Mars Rover-Access Marshttps://accessmars.withgoogle.com/Take a 360 degree virtual tour of Mars as seen by NASA's "Curiosity" rover
5,6,7Incredible Machines, Devices & GizmosMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community
5,6,7Incredible Machines, Devices & GizmosMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Surprising Habits of Original Thinkershttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/original-thinkers/Ted Connections: Organizational psychologist Adam Grant discusses the concept of “originals” and shares the unexpected habits they all seem to share.
5,6,7Incredible Machines, Devices & GizmosLindsey Nelson - Outschool.comOutschool.comAt Home Engineering Activities https://docs.google.com/document/d/1C4ZPJZZ9TjvkVQoTUQMTLnw87X4NgIKgocvSLnNezw4/editEL Version & Google Slides presentation available
2,3International DetectivesGoogle Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
2,3International DetectivesMinneapolis Institute of Arthttps://new.artsmia.org/MIA Scavenger Huntshttps://new.artsmia.org/programs/activities-for-self-guided-groups/scavenger-hunts/Scavenger hunts by grade level throughout the MIA
2,3International DetectivesThe Louvrelouvre.fr/enExplore the Louvre in Paris, Francehttps://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne?fbclid=IwAR3g7pOPca1e-TTo6Z6PodffVuZ0lskCd_IjSVbnMmbbzbyy1K310SmCKH4Virtual tours of one of the world's most famous museums
2,3Inventions & EngineeringMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community
2,3Inventions & EngineeringThe Works Museumhttps://theworks.org/new/ Toy & Game Engineering Workshophttps://71902.blackbaudhosting.com/71902/TOY-AND-GAME-ENGINEERINGExplore game theory to build marble labyrinths, spinning tops, tabletop pinball machines and more. Begins June 22
2,3Inventions & EngineeringJames Dyson Foundationhttps://www.jamesdysonfoundation.comChallenge Cardshttps://drive.google.com/open?id=1T7rPGzZlk8Yl4SYIl_zJEfINAlHFo5gO44 Engineering and science activities from the engineers at Dyson.
2,3Inventions & EngineeringDisney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
2,3Inventions & EngineeringKhan Academy - San Francisco 49ershttps://www.khanacademy.org/San Francisco 49ers STEAM education https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/49ers-steamThe 49ers are among the first professional sports organizations to design, create, and provide STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) education opportunities, both in schools and at their home in Levi’s® Stadium. This content covers innovation, collaboration, and creative problem-solving.
2,3Inventions & EngineeringLindsey Nelson - Outschool.comhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/At Home Engineering Activities https://docs.google.com/document/d/1C4ZPJZZ9TjvkVQoTUQMTLnw87X4NgIKgocvSLnNezw4/editEL Version & Google Slides presentation available
2,3Inventions & EngineeringMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Surprising Habits of Original Thinkershttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/original-thinkers/Ted Connections: Organizational psychologist Adam Grant discusses the concept of “originals” and shares the unexpected habits they all seem to share.
2,3Inventions & EngineeringMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/A Shark-Deterrent Wetsuit (And It's Not What You Think) https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/the-shark-deterrent-wetsuit/Ted Connections: There’s something about sharks and about science that really captures the imagination, even more so when you combine the two. It’s early days with this new technology, but we’re on a journey testing theoretical science and ideas with some of the world’s biggest predators. Science applied in one of the coolest ways possible. Enjoy.
2,3Inventions & EngineeringWonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/Camp Wonderopolishttps://camp.wonderopolis.org/Build Your Own Wonderocity! Camp Wonderopolis® is the free online summer-learning destination that's full of fun, interactive STEM and literacy-building topics boosted by Maker experiments!
2,3Inventions & EngineeringScience Museum of MNnew.smm.orgCardboard Engineeringhttps://new.smm.org/learn/activity/cardboard-engineering-three-fun-ideasWith a little imagination, some simple tools, and engineering principles, a corrugated box (also known as a cardboard box) can become just about anything you want it to be.
2,3Inventions & EngineeringBakken Museumthebakken.orgOnline Workshopshttps://thebakken.org/online-learning/The Bakken Museum's free digital learning content provides lots of ways to engage with science, technology, engineering, and math wherever you are!
3,4It's Greek to MeMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Greek Mythologyhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/an-introduction-to-greek-mythology/Greek mythology is not only interesting, but it is also the foundation of allusion and character genesis in literature. In this lesson plan, students will gain an understanding of Greek mythology and the Olympian gods and goddesses.
3,4It's Greek to MeNational Geographic nationalgeographic.comVirtual TourExplore the Temples of an Ancient Greek Cult
3,4It's Greek to Me Labyrinth Societyhttps://labyrinthsociety.org/About Labyrinthshttps://labyrinthsociety.org/about-labyrinthsAfter learning about labyrinths of ancient Greek mythology, choose a link to create your own labyrinth using chalk, rocks, or other materials.
2,3,4,5JapanJapan Travelen.japantravel.comTravel Japanhttps://en.japantravel.com/article/virtual-japan-tours/61611links to 11 different virtual learning experiences within Japan including architecture, zoology, food and beverage, and cultural events
2,3,4,5JapanGoogle Arts & Clutureartsandculture.google.comJapan Explore Japan through Art collections and stories.
2,3,4,5JapanKhan Academy - Asian Art Museumhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Japan https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/asian-art-museum/aam-japan-topicExplore the arts and belief systems of Japan.
3,4,5Journey into JapanGoogle Arts & Clutureartsandculture.google.comJapan Explore Japan through Art collections and stories.
3,4,5Journey into JapanJapan Travelen.japantravel.comVirtual Japanese Experienceshttps://en.japantravel.com/article/virtual-japan-tours/61611links to 11 different virtual learning experiences within Japan including architecture, zoology, food and beverage, and cultural events
3,4,5Journey into JapanKhan Academy - Asian Art Museumhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Japan https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/asian-art-museum/aam-japan-topicExplore the arts and belief systems of Japan.
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesKakuro Puzzles -Kakuro Puzzleshttps://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1eWvugyr2nlgcSDdzR7W1T1NZyMGCaSQ5BbKRuhbEYZ0/edit?usp=sharingLearn to solve a Kakuro Puzzle. A crossword puzzle using numbers 🙂
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Mathematical Lessons & Activities https://www.khanacademy.org/mathDive into Mathematical Activities and Lessons
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesMath Planethttps://www.mathplanet.com/Math Planet - Online Resource https://www.mathplanet.com/Math planet is an online resource where one can study math for free
5,6,7Mathematical Escapesedx edx.orgMath Courses https://www.edx.org/course/subject/mathTake free online math courses. Upper Elementary - High School
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesPeters Township Public Library www.ptlibrary.orgHogwarts Digital Escape Roomhttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflNxNM0jzbZJjUqOcXkwhGTfii4CM_CA3kCxImbY8c3AABEA/viewform?fbclid=IwAR10iBRN3qfwd779mRqPvQcq2eaJErTczzMxuICYRBl5zRIepN-Kj4UTAYkHarry Potter themed Digital Escape Room! - Free
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesPuzzle Breakpuzzlebreakli.comThe Grimm Escapehttps://www.puzzlebreakli.com/virtual-puzzle-gamesFamily Friendly. Ages 8 & Up - $
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesRegency Park Library www.pascolibraries.orgMinecraft Escape Roomhttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfKkueafhM5Glhz2MesjhWtnrGrvP24BqaX8ijUM1IGln_xMQ/viewformMinecraft themed digital escape room - free
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesMystery Escape Roommysteryescaperoom.comVirtual Escape Roomshttps://www.mysteryescaperoom.com/online-escape-room3 Esacpe room options - $
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesNational Aquariumaqua.orgOscar's Stolen Oscar https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdF9ApW9dkpyD7qPNi8zFyO47U66Rkyd0oWJ0OIXdN3P2QL5A/viewform?fbclid=IwAR23mReG-u_SB4JXDMV55YygPaA-uwi6gkK0TpWBFQefIJv9auRRmg3ppos&fbzx=-6263461209138682576Great Sharks! Something is very fishy at the National Aquarium. Our resident Hollywood Star, Oscar, is missing his...Oscar! - Free
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesMoultrie-Colquitt County Library Systemwww.mccls.orgEscape from Wonderland Digital Escape Roomhttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc4-g_PdCdGnThONdtmbQZdfIG1tfy_L2PedFrN-uCnN5nDlg/viewform?fbclid=IwAR01DOQ1wAqbDryQDJt8S-fkBS-OF8oKYHzulG9lcNznxQyhl0XeeNxNQecDigitial Escape Room - Free
5,6,7Mathematical EscapesElizabeth Wilson- Unlock Disney Worldhttps://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Ff9D2WBObEvNcWZG8N1v2AEdG3s1a2tDLCv3X7Rq1eg/edit?fbclid=IwAR2cctJPeqr-zutngOohyxVlJ0LW7mWtoZPHtI8IxNVaHDuNecJsb0hvZFo#slide=id.g83413c0e43_0_157Make sure and click on present button. Works best on a desktop or laptop.
2,3Ocean AdventuresMinnesota Zoohttp://mnzoo.org/MN Zoo Educationhttp://mnzoo.org/In these challenging times, let the Minnesota Zoo continue to help connect and inspire you through our shared love and awe of animals and nature. You’ve supported us; and we want to continue to support you!
2,3Ocean AdventuresThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Animals https://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/animals150+ Videos...From sea cucumbers to killer whales
2,3Ocean AdventuresMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Language of Dolphinshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/the-language-of-dolphins/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
2,3Ocean AdventuresMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Underwater Astonishments https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/underwater-astonishments/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
2,3Ocean AdventuresMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/A Shark-Deterrent Wetsuit (And It's Not What You Think) https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/the-shark-deterrent-wetsuit/Ted Connections: There’s something about sharks and about science that really captures the imagination, even more so when you combine the two. It’s early days with this new technology, but we’re on a journey testing theoretical science and ideas with some of the world’s biggest predators. Science applied in one of the coolest ways possible. Enjoy.
2,3Ocean AdventuresSan Diego Zoo https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/San Diego Zoo for Kids https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/?fbclid=IwAR0ikl_uESL2H1pegeaw1MsuaLifjPoV-qGgrRmr2xBwpb1NaP16MEHOnpESan Diego Zoo's site with kids specifically in mind
2,3Ocean AdventuresNational Geographic Kidskids.nationalgeographic.comNational Geographic Science Labhttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/science-lab/Science experiments, videos, articles and more!
2,3Ocean AdventuresScience Museum of MNnew.smm.orgWild Ocean video experiencehttps://new.smm.org/omnifest/wild-oceanAward-winning, action-packed adventure exploring the interplay between man and our endangered ocean ecosystem.
2,3Ocean AdventuresNational Aquariumaqua.orgVirtual Tourhttps://aqua.org/media/virtualtours/baltimore/index.htmlTour the National Aquarium in Baltimore
2,3Ocean AdventuresNational Aquariumaqua.orgNational Aquarium At-Home Activities https://aqua.org/activitiesYou will find live exhibit cams and at-home activities.
2,3Pay to The Order Of iPractice Mathipracticemath.comLearning Math & Algebrahttps://www.ipracticemath.com/learnFree online resources...consumer math, decimals, etc.
2,3Pay to The Order Of Econedlinkeconedlink.orgThe ABC's of Saving In this personal finance lesson, students will learn about short and long term goals in order to be a successful saver.
2,3Pay to The Order Of Money SenseMoneySense.comThe Budget Gamehttps://natwest.mymoneysense.com/students/students-8-12/the-budget-game/"The Budget Game" helps students manage their decisions on how they spend their money as they plan and execute a budget. Each decision affects their happiness, financial wellbeing, and ability to work.
2,3Pay to The Order Of Econedlinkeconedlink.orgGoods and ServicesStudents will use real world examples to learn about goods and services
2,3Pay to The Order Of Econedlinkeconedlink.orgThose Golden Jeanshttps://www.econedlink.org/resources/those-golden-jeans/Students will explore the types of resources needed to produce goods and services.
3,4,5Photo Academy: Learning to ClickNikonhttps://online.nikonschool.com/Nikon School Onlinehttps://online.nikonschool.com/courses/From beginner to advanced, take your photography to the next level with a Nikon School online course.
3,4,5Photo Academy: Learning to ClickMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How We See Colorhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/how-we-see-color/Ted Connections: There are three types of color receptors in your eye: red, green and blue. But how do we see the kaleidoscope of other colors that make up our world? Colm Kelleher explains how humans can see everything from auburn to aquamarine.
3,4,5Photo Academy: Learning to ClickLindsay Kolowichblog.hubspot.com23 phone photography quick tips https://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/good-pictures-phone-tipsPhone Photography 101: How to Take Good Pictures With Your Mobile Device
4,5,6Physics, Physics, PhysicsNASA Mars Rover-Access Marshttps://accessmars.withgoogle.com/Take a 360 degree virtual tour of Mars as seen by NASA's "Curiosity" rover
4,5,6Physics, Physics, PhysicsKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Forces and Newton's law of motionhttps://www.khanacademy.org/science/physics/forces-newtons-lawsDive into Newton's laws of motion!
4,5,6Physics, Physics, PhysicsKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Khan Academy - Physicshttps://www.khanacademy.org/science/physicsPhysics is the study of the basic principles that govern the physical world around us. We'll start by looking at motion itself. Then, we'll learn about forces, momentum, energy, and other concepts in lots of different physical situations. To get the most out of physics, you'll need a solid understanding of algebra and a basic understanding of trigonometry.
4,5,6Physics, Physics, PhysicsMIT+K12 - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Choose your own adventurehttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/mit-k12How do simple things like yeast, soap, and hydrogen peroxide come together to create a foam-splosion reaction? Tweak the ingredients to find out in this choose-your-own-adventure video series!
4,5,6Physics, Physics, PhysicsNASA Jet Porpulsion Laboratoryjpl.nasa.govNASA Jet Propulsion Laboratoryhttps://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/teach/?fbclid=IwAR3g6jVqUnFruE7OFeeErE1ruYAdfBobOKHaeoeTyp9pXZ4rshxasm9oFqwExplore our universe of science, technology, engineering and math activities and resources.
2,3Predators of the Sea and SkyMinnesota Zoohttp://mnzoo.org/MN Zoo Educationhttp://mnzoo.org/In these challenging times, let the Minnesota Zoo continue to help connect and inspire you through our shared love and awe of animals and nature. You’ve supported us; and we want to continue to support you!
2,3Predators of the Sea and SkyThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Animals https://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/animals150+ Videos...From sea cucumbers to killer whales
2,3Predators of the Sea and SkyMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/A Shark-Deterrent Wetsuit (And It's Not What You Think) https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/the-shark-deterrent-wetsuit/Ted Connections: There’s something about sharks and about science that really captures the imagination, even more so when you combine the two. It’s early days with this new technology, but we’re on a journey testing theoretical science and ideas with some of the world’s biggest predators. Science applied in one of the coolest ways possible. Enjoy.
2,3Predators of the Sea and SkySan Diego Zoo https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/San Diego Zoo for Kids https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/?fbclid=IwAR0ikl_uESL2H1pegeaw1MsuaLifjPoV-qGgrRmr2xBwpb1NaP16MEHOnpESan Diego Zoo's site with kids specifically in mind
2,3Predators of the Sea and SkyNational Geographic Kidskids.nationalgeographic.comNational Geographic Science Labhttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/science-lab/Science experiments, videos, articles and more!
3,4Rock WorldNASA Mars Rover-Access Marshttps://accessmars.withgoogle.com/Take a 360 degree virtual tour of Mars as seen by NASA's "Curiosity" rover
3,4Rock WorldThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Geologyhttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/geologySmart videos for curious minds of all ages.
3,4Rock WorldNational Park Servicenps.govYellowstone National Park https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm?fbclid=IwAR0Rp_oZPGrLXssyopv4KFYPH9z4QTL7Utg5XJMYmx5Ggu3Gznnfjt7keeoTake virtual tours/walks of the different features, trails, areas of Yellowstone National Park
6,7Science in the KitchenFarmFood360farmfood360.caVirtual Farm Tourshttps://www.farmfood360.ca/?fbclid=IwAR1sLrnG9q7Pr3nhwZchhSip-s5INKhY6EE5mw2rKXc4Tl7GzEQRUy4QLBU#pig-tileVirtual tours of the different farms that our food comes from
6,7Science in the KitchenHighlightshighlightskids.comCrafts and Recipes for Kidshttps://www.highlightskids.com/activitiesFun recipes to follow using creativy and science skills
6,7Science in the KitchenMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Choice, Happiness and Spaghetti Saucehttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/choice-and-spaghetti-sauce/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
6,7Science in the KitchenMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How Pig Parts Make the World Turnhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/hidden-pigs/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
6,7Science in the KitchenMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Science of Candyhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/activity-plans/the-science-of-candy/Candy is for more than snacking! Explore ways to use candy to learn more about science and the world around you
6,7Science in the KitchenScience Museum of MNnew.smm.orgGum & Chocolate Experimenthttps://new.smm.org/learn/activity/gum-chocolateChemists study how different materials behave, change, and interact with each other. In this activity, you’ll use your mouth as a laboratory to see how gum and chocolate interact. You might be surprised at the results!
5,6,7,8,9,10,11Simulation GamesInnoGameshttps://www.innogames.com/Free Online Strategy Gameshttps://www.innogames.com/Numerous free strategy games to choose from in various time periods. Option to purchase premium memberships, but not necessary.
5,6,7,8,9,10,11Simulation GamesThe Game Crafterhttps://www.thegamecrafter.com/Make your game idea into reality!https://www.thegamecrafter.com/The Game Crafter offers game designers an easy-to-use system to make a board game, card game, or custom playing cards. Free templates, instructions, videos, and proofing tools are available to help people create quality products.
4,5,6Stop Motion AnimationStorybirdhttps://storybird.com/Storybird https://storybird.com/Boost your writing and reading skills! 9 million writers in more than 100 countries use Storybird to tell their stories.
4,5,6Stop Motion AnimationThe Kids Should See This https://thekidshouldseethis.com/Creative Stop Motion Videos https://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/stop-motionCreative Stop Motion videos for students
4,5,6Stop Motion AnimationKhan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
4,5,6Stop Motion AnimationWonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/The Wonder of Stop Motion Animationhttps://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/what-is-stop-motion-animationWhat is Stop Motion?
2,3Strategy Games Of The WorldCrazyGames.comcrazygames.comStrategy Games Onlinehttps://www.crazygames.com/t/strategyMultiple free online games involving various levels of strategy to compete/complete.
2,3Strategy Games Of The WorldInnoGameshttps://www.innogames.com/Free Online Strategy Gameshttps://www.innogames.com/Numerous free strategy games to choose from in various time periods. Option to purchase premium memberships, but not necessary.
2,3Strategy Games Of The WorldLogitech GLogitech.comStrategy Games History https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45iFwhC_2y8A history of strategy games
2,3Strategy Games Of The WorldExquisite Mindsexquisite-minds.comBest Strategy Board Games https://www.exquisite-minds.com/gifted-resources/best-strategy-board-games/A teachers take on the best strategy games
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Colin Seale -Colion Seale - Forbes.com https://www.forbes.com/sites/colinseale/2020/03/15/a-perfect-time-to-end-our-stem-obsession-5-ideas-for-teaching-critical-thinking-at-home-during-and-after-the-coronavirus-pandemic/?fbclid=IwAR0uohh214ZdxxIN8q77Sueao3AL5fZAz2Ui56HXwdOV28OSOk6NHJyYdUE#43a80e2f252eSTEM Ideas for Teaching Critical Thinking
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Brooke Brown- 3 Weeks of Maker Stationshttps://drive.google.com/file/d/1MfeO42j8OXfCqWQBWFMGEfROqgBFU84P/view?usp=sharingComponents, How to Use, App Extensions, Maker Stations and Recording Sheets!
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources National Archives archives.govEducation Resourceshttps://www.archives.gov/education/special-topics.htmlA variety of teaching and learning resources based on primary sources in the holdings of the National Archives.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Big History Projectbighistoryproject.comHistory of the Worldhttps://school.bighistoryproject.com/bhplive?fbclid=IwAR0ClggUljjId5eKhOMWWrOU76FFK9GW_GMWpxn6DI5rNV2Ic_4G1yCcXjkSemester-long or Year-long curriculum for middle/high school students exploring global history from the "Big Bang" through futuristic possibilities. Free account creation required.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources FunBrain.comfunbrain.comGames, Videos and Morehttps://www.funbrain.com/Math and Reading games for grades K-8
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Google Arts & Culturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Big Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Kid-Created Logic Puzzlehttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1XOUqFtcIIkN2_5j3yLUh9-SsDbi9Zaxw3oSQ4p4wguw/edit?usp=sharing
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Big Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Big Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/Resources for Gifted & Advanced Learners
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Big Ideas for Little Scholarshttps://bigideas4littlescholars.com/S.C.A.M.P.E.R.https://bigideas4littlescholars.com/s-c-a-m-p-e-r-across-the-disciplines-grades-k-2/Brainstormig strategy K-2 focus.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources National Geographic Kidshttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/National Geographichttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Smithsonian Learning Labhttps://learninglab.si.edu/Distance Learning Resouceshttps://learninglab.si.edu/distancelearningThe Smithsonian is committed to supporting teachers and their students around the globe as they face unprecedented new learning challenges.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Switch Zoohttps://switchzoo.com/default.htmSwitch Zoo Interactivehttps://switchzoo.com/default.htmLearn about animals and their habitats through games and music
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources The Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This https://thekidshouldseethis.com/Smart videos for curious minds of all ages
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Global Goals https://worldslargestlesson.globalgoals.org/The Wold's Largest Lesson https://worldslargestlesson.globalgoals.org/Introduce the Sustainable Development Goals to children and young people everywhere and unite them in action.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Arcademicshttps://www.arcademics.com/Arcademics Games https://www.arcademics.com/Free, fun games for all types of learners!
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Free Khan Academy Sign Uphttps://www.khanacademy.org/signup?continue=%2Fscience%2FphysicsWe’re a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Search by grade or subject area.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Khan Academy Kidshttps://learn.khanacademy.org/khan-academy-kids/Joyful learning starts here! Inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery with our free, fun educational program for children ages two to seven.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources LearnStorm - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/LearnStorm Growth Midset Activities https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/learnstorm-growth-mindset-activities-usActivities are designed to help your students build growth mindsets and develop learning strategies to start the school year strong. Developed in partnership with PERTS, a Stanford center that builds on the research done by Carol Dweck, the mindset activities are fun and age appropriate, providing a structured way for students to explore the science behind the idea that 'You can learn anything'
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Mensa for Kids - Educational Gameshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/play/games/Many subjects. Safe, free and good quality. (11 and under)
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Ted Connectionshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Summer Seven!https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/activity-plans/the-summer-seven/Mena Foundation's top seven tips for avoiding summer brain drain
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources Wonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/Explore the Wonders https://www.wonderopolis.org/wondersExplore. Imagine. Laugh. Share. Create. Learn. Smile. Grow. Welcome to Wonderopolis®, a place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages. Each day, we pose an intriguing question—the Wonder of the Day®—and explore it in a variety of ways.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources NAGCnagc.orgTips for a Summer of Play https://www.nagc.org/sites/default/files/Publication%20PHP/NAGC-PHP-June%202018-Tips%20for%20a%20Summer%20of%20Play.pdfLeigh Ann Fish and Patti Ensel Bailie, shares ways to enrich the lives of gifted children by exploring the outdoors.
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources National Park Servicenps.govYellowstone National Park tourshttps://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm?fbclid=IwAR0Rp_oZPGrLXssyopv4KFYPH9z4QTL7Utg5XJMYmx5Ggu3Gznnfjt7keeoTake virtual tours/walks of the different features, trails, areas of Yellowstone National Park
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11Summer Academy General Resources San Diego Zoo Academy sdzglobalacademy.orgSan Diego Zool Global Academy https://sdzglobalacademy.org/coursewereheretogetherfreespecies.htmlComplimentary Animal Secies Online Learning Modules - Must be 13+
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) University of Minnesotacla.umn.eduCreative Outlets and Resourceshttps://cla.umn.edu/theatre/news-events/news/creative-outlets-and-resources-during-covid-19The Department acknowledges that the necessary safety precautions related to COVID-19 has presented unique challenges for artists and the creative sector. It is our priority to continue to assist and inspire students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members by providing both opportunities to access/engage with the arts, and by providing resources that are unique to artists, or those in the creative sector
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) Khan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Writing A Screenplayhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/writing-a-screenplay/Strong readers make the "movie" of a book in their minds. This lesson guides children through the fundamentals of format required to write an actual movie screenplay.
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Matilda School Resources https://uk.matildathemusical.com/schools/matilda-school-resources/Inspired by Matilda The Musical, this online resource gives schools insights into the process of staging this award-winning musical.
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) Educational Theatre Association schooltheatre.orgTheatre Education https://www.schooltheatre.org/resources/educationEdTA supports educators by providing professional development, networking opportunities, resources,and recognition—materials you can explore here and in Theatre Educator Pro, EdTA's online home for continuing education programs, model assessments, lesson plans, activities, and more
4,5,6,7,8Summer Academy Players Presents: Cinderella (A Modern Makeover) Theatrefolktheatrefolk.comTheatrefolk Online Resources https://www.theatrefolk.com/free-resourceThe Drama Teacher Resource Company
4,5,6The Art of MathematicsCan Figure Itcanfigureit.comCan Figure ithttps://www.canfigureit.com/?fbclid=IwAR0xaRdImYKMyQXRh8_IHgyECcYQsYlHGNFzLHoqyO56JIOPpExsCNxbgaUInteractive tool that provides an easy-to-use workspace where students can practice proofs while exercising their deductive reasoning muscles.
4,5,6The Art of MathematicsKhan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Mathematical Lessons & Activities https://www.khanacademy.org/mathDive into Mathematical Activities and Lessons
4,5,6The Art of MathematicsWhite Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
4,5,6The Art of MathematicsMath Planethttps://www.mathplanet.com/Math Planet - Online Resource https://www.mathplanet.com/Math planet is an online resource where one can study math for free
4,5,6The Art of Mathematicsedx edx.orgMath Courses https://www.edx.org/course/subject/mathTake free online math courses. Upper Elementary - High School
3,4The Power of WaterBiology Simulationsbiologysimulations.comCell Energy Simulation https://www.biologysimulations.com/cell-energy-simCell energy simulation - Oxygen levels are monitored in an aquatic environment to measure oxygen production and consumption as part of energy conversion processes.
3,4The Power of WaterWonderopolis https://www.wonderopolis.org/How Do You Purify Water? https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-do-you-purify-water
3,4The Power of WaterNational Geographic Kidshttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Water Cyclehttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/water-cycle/Learn the science of the water cycle
3,4The Power of WaterNational Geographic Kidshttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Waterfall Formations https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/03/waterfalls-can-form-surprising-way-heres-how/How Rivers can spontaneoulsy for a waterfall
3,4The Power of WaterMinnesota DNRdnr.state.mn.usWater Conservation and Education https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/waters/watermgmt_section/appropriations/water-conservation-education.htmlActivities and resources for students/educators
2,3,4The SafariMinnesota Zoohttp://mnzoo.org/MN Zoo Educationhttp://mnzoo.org/In these challenging times, let the Minnesota Zoo continue to help connect and inspire you through our shared love and awe of animals and nature. You’ve supported us; and we want to continue to support you!
2,3,4The SafariThe Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Animals https://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/animals1000+ Videos...from baby rhinos to tigers.
2,3,4The SafariMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Kingdom Animalia: Classifying Animalshttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/classifying-animals/This lesson is specifically designed to move quickly beyond the knowledge level to high-level thinking. This lesson can be taught to an entire classroom or given as a self-directed extension activity.
2,3,4The SafariMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Connecting Africahttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/connecting-africa/The cradle of civilization and one of the most complex areas on Earth, the continent of Africa is vast both geographically and culturally. A study of the geography and issues of Africa prepare students to better understand its richness and significance
2,3,4The SafariSan Diego Zoo https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/San Diego Zoo for Kids https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/?fbclid=IwAR0ikl_uESL2H1pegeaw1MsuaLifjPoV-qGgrRmr2xBwpb1NaP16MEHOnpESan Diego Zoo's site with kids specifically in mind
2,3,4The SafariNational Geographic Kidskids.nationalgeographic.comNational Geographic Science Labhttps://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/science-lab/Science experiments, videos, articles and more!
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Google Arts & Cluturehttps://artsandculture.google.com/Explore 10 Museums https://artsandculture.google.com/story/10-museums-you-can-explore-right-here-right-now/igKSKBBnEBSGKgFun, interactive web site that allows learners to literally scroll through history and desegregate their experience through multiple learning categories including: art and design, power and identity, living and dying, religion and belief, and trade and conflict.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!The Kids Should See Thishttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/The Kids Should See This - Arthttps://thekidshouldseethis.com/tagged/art300+ Art videos...from Georgia O'Keeffe to how paintbrushes are made.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Disney - Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/Imagineering in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box#lesson-3-bringing-characters-to-lifeDisney's Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Khan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Khan Academy - San Francisco 49ershttps://www.khanacademy.org/Elements of art & design in football https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/49ers-steam/49ers-artImagine, just for a minute, the game of football without art and design. Would the game be as interesting without all the colors, the vivid imagery, and the creative design of game-day action? This section answers that question and more by sharing how elements of art and design are interconnected with all aspects of football and how it is celebrated at Levi’s® Stadium
3,4,5To Be an Artist!The J. Paul Getty Museum - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/Art Conservation https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/getty-museumGo behind-the-scenes and learn about art conservation.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Metropolitian Museum of Art - 82nd & 5thhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/metropolitan-museum#Metkids: Made for, with and by kids
3,4,5To Be an Artist!The Museum of Modern Art - Khan Academyhttps://www.khanacademy.org/The Museum of Modern Arthttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/momaArtists have used printmaking to create some of their most profound and compelling works of art, yet the basic printmaking techniques remain a mystery to most people. These videos demonstrate three key printmaking processes—relief, intaglio, and lithography. They include prints from the Museum's collection to demonstrate the range of expressive effects associated with each technique.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How We See Colorhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/how-we-see-color/Ted Connections: There are three types of color receptors in your eye: red, green and blue. But how do we see the kaleidoscope of other colors that make up our world? Colm Kelleher explains how humans can see everything from auburn to aquamarine.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!Mensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/Inside Out Fun! https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/activity-plans/inside-out-fun/The simplest things can often be the most entertaining, and using things for uncommon uses other lends excitement to the activity.
3,4,5To Be an Artist!White Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
5,6,7,8Video Games For GoodBreakoutEDUbreakoutedu.comBreakout EDU Fun at Homehttps://www.breakoutedu.com/funathomeDigital Games. Content Area, Grade Level and Standards Provided
5,6,7,8Video Games For GoodCode.orgcode.orgLearn to Code https://studio.code.org/coursesLearn to Code Activities K-5, 6-12
5,6,7,8Video Games For GoodMIT Full STEAM Ahead https://fullsteam.mit.edu/Full STEAM Ahead K-12 Resources https://fullsteam.mit.edu/projects-page/Explore and Learn with the MIT pK-12 Community: MIT Edgerton Center, App Inventor & More
5,6,7,8Video Games For GoodKhan Academy - Pixar Studios https://www.khanacademy.org/Pixar in a Boxhttps://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixarPixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.
5,6,7,8Video Games For GoodThe Works Museumtheworks.orgApp Inventor Workshophttps://71902.blackbaudhosting.com/71902/CODE-SAVVY-THUNKABLE-APP-INVENTORCODE SAVVY™ THUNKABLE APP INVENTOR. Begins June 22
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouEpic!getpic.comEpic Digital Library https://www.getepic.com/Epic Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouScholastichttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/Scholastic Learn at Homehttps://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.htmlFree learn at home through June 30th
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouStorybirdhttps://storybird.com/Storybird https://storybird.com/Boost your writing and reading skills! 9 million writers in more than 100 countries use Storybird to tell their stories.
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/How Books Are a Secret Doorhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/ted-connections/how-are-books-a-secret-door/Ted Connections are short, easy to use guides that help parents and you use TED talks in a home setting
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouMensa Foundation https://www.mensaforkids.org/The Writer's Toolboxhttps://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/the-writer-s-toolbox/The Writer's Toolbox is a collection of resources for students and educators that will assist in the writing process. The toolbox consists of six components.
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouMN Center for Book Artsmnbookarts.orgVirtual Youth Campshttps://www.mnbookarts.org/youth-camps/We are partnering with the Loft Literary Center for a series of virtual camps that combine personal storytelling and bookmaking.
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouWhite Bear Center for the Artswhitebeararts.orgImagine Arthttps://whitebeararts.org/imagine-art/Free virtual art classes for kids 6-18. No registration necessary!
2,3Written & Illustrated By YouLibrary of Congressread.govAuthor Webcasts http://www.read.gov/webcasts/You can see and hear your favorite authors discuss their work and how they have used the Library of Congress's extraordinary resources in their work. The best of the nation's authors, poets and illustrators are represented on Read.gov.